WordPress Website Security and your website.
Clients with mission critical websites need the highest online availability and need to demonstrate that security of the site and any data processed is properly handled.
WordPress as a website publishing platform comes with a security responsibility which is frequently overlooked introducing tangible security issues and their consequences.
If you’ve any concerns about your WordPress site security and would like a chat with Simon our WordPress security specialist just ask. Looking after WordPress website security is a core service for us and we’ve a level of support for all client types.
For those who choose to outsource this support we offer a bundle of services that cover the key requirements giving you the assurances you need. This service is available to Toucan hosted clients and clients on third party servers. Clients using Toucan’s Business class hosting will have 12 backups available spanning three months ready for immediate selection and restoration. Clients using Toucan’s Essential class service will have at least one recent backup ready for prompt restoration.
Just a few of the things we can fix!
Scope of service includes the following …..
Restorations from backup in the event of corruption or infection. Assumptions are that the site is on a readily accessible server and there are readily (one click) restorable backups.
- Proactive Core WordPress updates.
- Managing any small site corrections that may occur due to core updates.
- Proactive Plugin Updates.
- Managing any small site corrections that may occur due to plugin updates.
- Confirmation of WordPress Core and plugin update .activities completed by email with any observations, recommendations or warnings.
- Proactive theme updates. Theme updates are tested on staging servers before live release with developers checking and securing the update before it is deployed to the live site. This obviates any update issues closing or breaking the live site.
- Managing any small site corrections that may occur due to plugin updates. This includes corrections to minor issues that the theme update may introduce however it does exclude significant issues that may arise. In that instance we’ll be able to demonstrate these issues on the staging server for you to see and estimate the remedial work accordingly. Remember this is on our staging server so your live site remains untouched and functional.
- Confirmation of Theme update activities completed by email with any observations, recommendations or warnings.